Posts From Angelina Oliva

The clock is ticking on the future of the U.S. government and Trump’s border wall

    The clock is ticking on the future of the U.S. government and Trump’s border wall

The future of our country, which encompasses the livelihood of 800,000 Americans, is not a bargaining tool, and this is not just another business deal. The government shutdown may be

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California wildfires should not be subject to controversy in the media and politics

    California wildfires should not be subject to controversy in the media and politics

As the smoke cleared and the sky returned from its tawny form, the Golden State was left resembling ground zero on a planet that resembled Mars more than it resembled

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President Trump can’t re-write the rights of immigrants

    President Trump can’t re-write the rights of immigrants

What does it mean to be “American?” Something that started as an idea with the hope of endless possibilities became an exclusive, singular expectation developed out of fear. Nationalism has

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Enough is enough, gun control is needed now

    Enough is enough, gun control is needed now

“America, why won’t you protect us?” This was, quite literally, the billion-dollar question so many people asked after we allowed students to sit and wait to be slaughtered. Not just

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Climate change is heating things up for the worse

    Climate change is heating things up for the worse

When most people think of “global warming,” polar bears and melting ice usually comes to mind — it’s never the

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Is the government stifling young generations’ access to vote?

    Is the government stifling young generations’ access to vote?

Society encourages us, as today’s youth, to get involved in real-world issues and make our voice heard on the ballot.

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Body image issues can have serious affects on day-to-day life

    Body image issues can have serious affects on day-to-day life

Catching a glimpse of yourself in the mirror got harder and harder as the days went on. Things had changed,

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The problem with assuming identity during Hispanic Heritage Month and beyond

    The problem with assuming identity during Hispanic Heritage Month and beyond

“I mean there’s a ton of dressed up Mexican girls. You’re not that special.” I stood motionless, feathers poking out of

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More celebrities should use their platform and privilege for change

    More celebrities should use their platform and privilege for change

Unspeakable tragedies take place what seems like all the time, but when “hugs not guns” turns into “DACA dreaming” in the

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